Tales from Beyond the Pale
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  • 1
    Man On The Ledge: Tales From Beyond The Pale | Joe Maggio

    Man On The Ledge: Tales From Beyond The Pale

    • ORIGINAL (33 mins)
    • By Joe Maggio
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden
    Overall
    (7)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (7)

    In "Man On The Ledge," a man reflects on his life – and imminent death – while perched on a ledge overlooking Manhattan.

    MAN WITHOUT QUALITIES

    I was not impressed by the title, but I thought, it is the first in the series, surly it is good. You would think if you were going to produce a long ..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 26 2016 by Jim "The Impatient" (Springfield, MO, United States)
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    British And Proud: Tales from Beyond the Pale | Simon Rumley

    British And Proud: Tales from Beyond the Pale

    • ORIGINAL (35 mins)
    • By Simon Rumley
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden
    Overall
    (5)
    Performance
    (5)
    Story
    (5)

    In "British And Proud," a young British fellow marries an African woman and gets a lot more than he bargained for when he travels to the continent of her birth to meet her family and tribe for the first time…

    Give me money back!

    The actors were wonderful. However the ending was not clever and the story became predictable as soon as the father's character is introduced. Sad..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 23 2015 by Amazon Customer ()
  • 3
    Is This Seat Taken?: Tales From Beyond The Pale | Sarah Langan

    Is This Seat Taken?: Tales From Beyond The Pale

    • ORIGINAL (32 mins)
    • By Sarah Langan
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden
    Overall
    (17)
    Performance
    (17)
    Story
    (17)

    Conceived during a fog-drenched car ride with nothing beyond the windshield but a horizon-less void, Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid created the acclaimed Tales from Beyond the Pale, audio theater inspired by the vintage radio shows of Alfred Hitchcock and Orson Welles.

    One of the best!

    Tales From Beyond the Pale, you have my utmost love and admiration. this was more than i could ask for, and more than what it cost to get this into m..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 14 2016 by Veeyah (Philippines)
  • 4
    This Oracle Moon: Tales From Beyond The Pale | Jeff Buhler

    This Oracle Moon: Tales From Beyond The Pale

    • ORIGINAL (30 mins)
    • By Jeff Buhler
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden
    Overall
    (7)
    Performance
    (6)
    Story
    (6)

    Writer / director Jeff Buhler takes us on a startling journey across the galaxies to "This Oracle Moon". A rescue team of astronauts is dispatched to a distant moon in hopes of reclaiming survivors from an ill fated exploratory mission sent six years prior.

    There are no reviews for this title yet.

  • 5
    Johnny Boy: Tales From Beyond The Pale | JT Petty

    Johnny Boy: Tales From Beyond The Pale

    • ORIGINAL (33 mins)
    • By JT Petty
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden
    Overall
    (3)
    Performance
    (3)
    Story
    (3)

    In "Johnny Boy," writer / director JT Petty takes us from the Streets of New Orleans to the baby’s nursery in this frightening tale about the anxieties of parenthood.

    There are no reviews for this title yet.

  • 6
    The Hole Digger: Tales From Beyond The Pale | Larry Fessenden

    The Hole Digger: Tales From Beyond The Pale

    • UNABRIDGED (33 mins)
    • By Larry Fessenden
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden
    Overall
    (7)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (7)

    It was the summer that everything changed, that summer in Cape Cod when me and my brother first found the hole dug down in the dunes in front of our house. Whether it was for a grave or a treasure, that hole changed our lives for good.

    There are no reviews for this title yet.

  • 7
    The Conformation: Tales From Beyond The Pale | Paul Solet

    The Conformation: Tales From Beyond The Pale

    • ORIGINAL (32 mins)
    • By Paul Solet
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden
    Overall
    (5)
    Performance
    (5)
    Story
    (5)

    When a plastic surgeon obsessed with creating the perfect form falls for a patient obsessed with becoming it, the two lose themselves in a synchronistic psychosis that culminates in a realization of their dreams more grotesque than either could have imagined.

    Horrifically Great

    I love how twisted the whole story is, and how the idea of subjective beauty is stretched pretty wide here. It might be an addition to my favorite Tal..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 16 2016 by Veeyah (Philippines)
  • 8
    The Grandfather: Tales From Beyond The Pale | Graham Reznick

    The Grandfather: Tales From Beyond The Pale

    • ORIGINAL (39 mins)
    • By Graham Reznick
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden
    Overall
    (11)
    Performance
    (10)
    Story
    (11)

    In "The Grandfather," a perfectly ordinary Grandfather feeds his perfectly ordinary cat, waiting for his perfectly happy family to arrive for a perfectly pleasant afternoon… until an unfortunate revelation puts them all on a tragic path, if the Grandfather can’t unravel their perfect mess first.

    There are no reviews for this title yet.

  • 9
    Trawler: Tales From Beyond The Pale | Glenn McQuaid

    Trawler: Tales From Beyond The Pale

    • ORIGINAL (28 mins)
    • By Glenn McQuaid
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden
    Overall
    (4)
    Performance
    (4)
    Story
    (4)

    Glenn McQuaid’s bizarre tale of mayhem and menace on the high seas, "Trawler" takes us to the edge of sanity and beyond the pale.

    There are no reviews for this title yet.

  • 10
    The Demon Huntsman: Tales From Beyond The Pale | Ashley Thorpe

    The Demon Huntsman: Tales From Beyond The Pale

    • ORIGINAL (39 mins)
    • By Ashley Thorpe
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden
    Overall
    (9)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (7)

    In "The Demon Huntsman," Lord Capel returns to his ancestral manor to reclaim his title.

    There are no reviews for this title yet.

  • 11
    Tales From Beyond the Pale, Season 2 LIVE!: Ram King | Joe Maggio

    Tales From Beyond the Pale, Season 2 LIVE!: Ram King

    • ORIGINAL (33 mins)
    • By Joe Maggio
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Owen Campbell, Vincent D'Onofrio, and others
    Overall
    (22)
    Performance
    (21)
    Story
    (21)

    Tales Season Two delves even further beyond the pale with eight explosive tales to tickle your fancy and curdle your blood. The series is produced by filmmakers Larry Fessenden & Glenn McQuaid; associate producers Lisa Wisely, Jenn Wexler. Joe Maggio's "Ram King" takes place in a nameless mountain village, just 16 years after the Black Death, in which Lassa, an inquisitive young goatherd, is falsely accused of witchcraft by the child of an all-powerful village elder. Lassa looks to the Ram King for comfort, a mythical beast, half-man, half-ram, with skin of blue flames…

    great need more

    loved it, just wished they would be longer. also bring the special's that they do, on here

    Reviewed on September 10 2015 by Henry Jones ()
  • 12
    Tales From Beyond The Pale, Season 2 LIVE! Like Father, Like Son | Clay McLeod Chapman

    Tales From Beyond The Pale, Season 2 LIVE! Like Father, Like Son

    • ORIGINAL (36 mins)
    • By Clay McLeod Chapman
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Tobias Campbell, Bonnie Dennison, and others
    Overall
    (17)
    Performance
    (16)
    Story
    (16)

    Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid created the acclaimed "Tales from Beyond the Pale," audio theater inspired by the vintage radio shows. In “Like Father, Like Son” by Clay McLeod Chapman, a scientist loses his five year old son in a car accident after losing control of the wheel. Wracked with grief, he refuses to let his boy go-choosing to bury himself in his work instead: Reanimating human tissue. On the brink of a major breakthrough, he’s determined to have a family reunion, no matter how many body parts it takes.

    There are no reviews for this title yet.

  • 13
    Tales From Beyond The Pale, Season 2 LIVE! Stranger | Jeff Buhler

    Tales From Beyond The Pale, Season 2 LIVE! Stranger

    • ORIGINAL (31 mins)
    • By Jeff Buhler
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Matthew Huffman, Jason Yachanin, and others
    Overall
    (20)
    Performance
    (17)
    Story
    (17)

    Conceived during a fog-drenched car ride with nothing beyond the windshield but a horizon-less void, Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid created the acclaimed Tales from Beyond the Pale, audio theater inspired by the vintage radio shows of Alfred Hitchcock and Orson Welles. In 'Stranger' by Jeff Buhler, when four friends escape the city to view a spectacular meteor shower high in a remote mountain range, they encounter a stranger who walks out of the woods. The man from the woods wears no shoes, has a loose grip on reality and a very colorful fireside story to tell…

    There are no reviews for this title yet.

  • 14
    Tales From Beyond The Pale, Season 2 LIVE! Dead Man’s Shoes | Ashley Thorpe

    Tales From Beyond The Pale, Season 2 LIVE! Dead Man’s Shoes

    • ORIGINAL (30 mins)
    • By Ashley Thorpe
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Michael Cerveris, John Speredakos, and others
    Overall
    (17)
    Performance
    (17)
    Story
    (17)

    Tales Season Two delves even further beyond the pale with eight explosive tales to tickle your fancy and curdle your blood. The series is produced by filmmakers Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid; Associate producers Lisa Wisely, Jenn Wexler. In 'Dead Man's Shoes' by Ashley Thorpe, a struggling novelist with writer’s block takes on some translation work for a housebound elderly aristocrat who wants 'to put his affairs in order' before his death. The events that unfold require every ounce of the novelist's creativity he's got to keep them both alive!

    Best Yet

    Ashley Thorpe's stories are so well crafted and entertaining without being over the top. I hope he writes another story for Tales Beyond the Pale.

    Reviewed on January 02 2016 by Amazon Customer ()
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    Tales From Beyond The Pale, Season 2 LIVE! Sarah Minds the Dog | Kim Newman

    Tales From Beyond The Pale, Season 2 LIVE! Sarah Minds the Dog

    • ORIGINAL (30 mins)
    • By Kim Newman
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Leila George, Richard Mazda, and others
    Overall
    (20)
    Performance
    (18)
    Story
    (18)

    Tales Season Two delves even further beyond the pale with eight explosive tales to tickle your fancy and curdle your blood. The series is produced by filmmakers Larry Fessenden & Glenn McQuaid; Associate producers Lisa Wisely, Jenn Wexler. In 'Sarah Minds The Dog' by Kim Newman, well-mannered, well-brought-up young Englishwoman, Sarah, gets herself into a bit of a pickle when left in charge of the much loved Rottweiler of a Russian mob boss.

    Practice no perversions upon the dog!

    A great little tail! A little ruff at times, as the lass tries to stay out of her employers doghouse. Alas, I think she bit off more than Dynamo could..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 06 2016 by Amazon Customer ()
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    Tales From Beyond The Pale, Season 2 LIVE! The Crush | Glenn McQuaid

    Tales From Beyond The Pale, Season 2 LIVE! The Crush

    • ORIGINAL (36 mins)
    • By Glenn McQuaid
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Sean Young, Matthew Huffman, and others
    Overall
    (14)
    Performance
    (14)
    Story
    (14)

    Conceived during a fog-drenched car ride with nothing beyond the windshield but a horizon-less void, Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid created the acclaimed "Tales from Beyond the Pale," audio theater inspired by the vintage radio shows of Alfred Hitchcock and Orson Welles. Tales Season Two delves even further beyond the pale with eight explosive tales to tickle your fancy and curdle your blood. In 'The Crush' by Glenn McQuaid, Loretta will stop at nothing to own her very own vineyard, but when the wine finally flows, it comes at a price.

    There are no reviews for this title yet.

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    Tales From Beyond The Pale, Season 2 LIVE! Dead Air | Simon Barrett

    Tales From Beyond The Pale, Season 2 LIVE! Dead Air

    • ORIGINAL (33 mins)
    • By Simon Barrett
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Jonny Orsini, Joel Garland, and others
    Overall
    (30)
    Performance
    (29)
    Story
    (29)

    Conceived during a fog-drenched car ride with nothing beyond the windshield but a horizon-less void, Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid created the acclaimed "Tales from Beyond the Pale," audio theater inspired by the vintage radio shows of Alfred Hitchcock and Orson Welles. Tales Season Two delves even further beyond the pale with eight explosive tales to tickle your fancy and curdle your blood. In 'Dead Air' by Simon Barrett, a college DJ stuggles with the demonic forces that haunt the hallways during a late night broadcast.

    Fun and Creepy

    At this time I've listened to 3 seasons of Tales and this is one of the best. Listen at night, so you feel like you are with the radio DJ as he starts..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 01 2016 by Rabscuttle ()
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    Tales from Beyond the Pale, Season 2: Caper | Larry Fessenden

    Tales from Beyond the Pale, Season 2: Caper

    • ORIGINAL (32 mins)
    • By Larry Fessenden
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, James Le Gros, Jonny Orsini, and others
    Overall
    (20)
    Performance
    (17)
    Story
    (17)

    Conceived during a fog-drenched car ride with nothing beyond the windshield but a horizon-less void, Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid created the acclaimed "Tales from Beyond the Pale," audio theater inspired by the vintage radio shows of Alfred Hitchcock and Orson Welles. Tales Season Two delves even further beyond the pale with eight explosive tales to tickle your fancy and curdle your blood. In "Caper" by Larry Fessenden, four burglers are trapped in a fantasmagoric nightmare when they discover the abandoned mansion they break into is shapeshifting.

    No good payoff

    The performances of the actors were excellent. However, the story had no real good payoff and it was very vague to even understand what had happened ..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 13 2016 by Keith L. Salmon II ()
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    Tales from Beyond the Pale: H. P. Lovecraft's The Hound | Dennis Paoli, Stuart Gordon

    Tales from Beyond the Pale: H. P. Lovecraft's The Hound

    • ORIGINAL (35 mins)
    • By Dennis Paoli, Stuart Gordon
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, Barbara Crampton, and others
    Overall
    (45)
    Performance
    (42)
    Story
    (42)

    H. P. Lovecraft's The Hound, directed by Stuart Gordon, written by Dennis Paoli, with music by Richard Band. The allure of a jade amulet proves troublesome for two aristocratic grave robbers. Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid's award-winning Tales from Beyond the Pale, now entering its sixth year, has produced over 40 audio dramas from a wide array of today's leading genre writers and directors. Season three was produced by Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, and Jenn Wexler.

    Fun production, not the best story

    The performance was a blast! Obviously most people that buy this will do so for the quasi reunion of Dennis Paoli, Stuart Gordon, Barbara Crampton an..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 06 2016 by Christopher (West Covina, CA, United States)
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    Tales from Beyond the Pale: Junk Science | Brahm Revel

    Tales from Beyond the Pale: Junk Science

    • ORIGINAL (35 mins)
    • By Brahm Revel
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, Nick Damici, and others
    Overall
    (39)
    Performance
    (34)
    Story
    (35)

    "Junk Science", written and directed by Brahm Revel. Space can be a lonely place. For Pike and his computer, AL, friendship may mean the difference between life and death. Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid's award-winning Tales from Beyond the Pale, now entering its sixth year, has produced over 40 audio dramas from a wide array of today's leading genre writers and directors. Season three was produced by Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, and Jenn Wexler.

    Another decent entry...

    Although this particular episode takes a while to get going, it's quite interesting when it finally does. The ending is emotional and reflective on th..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 29 2017 by Joseph A. Ardine (Northford, CT USA)
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    Tales from Beyond the Pale: The Ripple at Cedar Lake | Glenn McQuaid

    Tales from Beyond the Pale: The Ripple at Cedar Lake

    • ORIGINAL (28 mins)
    • By Glenn McQuaid
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, Hanna Cheek, and others
    Overall
    (33)
    Performance
    (30)
    Story
    (30)

    "The Ripple at Cedar Lake", written and directed by Glenn McQuaid. A scientist, his wife, and his lover get in over their heads in this 1950s crime of passion set within the multiverse. Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid's award-winning Tales from Beyond the Pale, now entering its sixth year, has produced over 40 audio dramas from a wide array of today's leading genre writers and directors. Season three was produced by Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, and Jenn Wexler.

    Mixed feelings

    Not sure if i like this one or not. I got irritated with the woman actor's "scream". The story seemed too... Common for me. It had its high points, bu..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 16 2016 by Veeyah (Philippines)
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    Tales from Beyond the Pale: Food Chain | April Snellings

    Tales from Beyond the Pale: Food Chain

    • ORIGINAL (38 mins)
    • By April Snellings
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, Lauren Ashley Carter, and others
    Overall
    (36)
    Performance
    (33)
    Story
    (33)

    "Food Chain", written by April Snellings and directed by Larry Fessenden. Four hunters set out to trap the elusive Bigfoot, but it's not long before the hunters become the hunted. Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid's award-winning Tales from Beyond the Pale, now entering its sixth year, has produced over 40 audio dramas from a wide array of today's leading genre writers and directors. Season three was produced by Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, and Jenn Wexler.

    EAT YOUR OWN F***ING LEG

    200,000 = A Quarter million??
    At first I thought this was going to be nothing but redneck humor, of which there is a lot. It is funny, scary and g..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 05 2016 by Jim "The Impatient" (Springfield, MO, United States)
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    Tales from Beyond the Pale: The Tribunal of Minos | James Felix McKenney

    Tales from Beyond the Pale: The Tribunal of Minos

    • ORIGINAL (36 mins)
    • By James Felix McKenney
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, Angus Scrimm, and others
    Overall
    (31)
    Performance
    (28)
    Story
    (28)

    "The Tribunal of Minos", written and directed by James Felix McKenney. Two Americans traveling in Greece find themselves in a mysterious labyrinth haunted by ancient myths and recent memories. Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid's award-winning Tales from Beyond the Pale, now entering its sixth year, has produced over 40 audio dramas from a wide array of today's leading genre writers and directors. Season three was produced by Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, and Jenn Wexler.

    There are no reviews for this title yet.

  • 24
    Tales from Beyond the Pale: The Chambers Tape | Graham Reznick

    Tales from Beyond the Pale: The Chambers Tape

    • ORIGINAL (38 mins)
    • By Graham Reznick
    • Narrated By Misha Collins, Sophia Takal, Lawrence Michael Levine, and others
    Overall
    (56)
    Performance
    (54)
    Story
    (54)

    "The Chambers Tape", written and directed by Graham Reznick. Life got you down? We have just the tonic! Relax, breathe deeply, and close your eyes. Let the calming effects of The Aviary work its magic on you. Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid's award-winning Tales from Beyond the Pale, now entering its sixth year, has produced over 40 audio dramas from a wide array of today's leading genre writers and directors. Season three was produced by Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, and Jenn Wexler.

    BREATHE IN, BREATHE OUT

    REMEMBER THE FIVE WORDS
    The production on this was exceptional. It is a recording within a recording. Partly it ponders back to the old cassette d..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 17 2016 by Jim "The Impatient" (Springfield, MO, United States)
  • 25
    Tales from Beyond the Pale: Natural Selection | Larry Fessenden

    Tales from Beyond the Pale: Natural Selection

    • ORIGINAL (34 mins)
    • By Larry Fessenden
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, Dominic Monaghan, and others
    Overall
    (29)
    Performance
    (27)
    Story
    (27)

    "Natural Selection", written and directed by Larry Fessenden. On the path to find a new species in the storied Galapagos Islands, a TV naturalist and his cameraman encounter terrors in the night. Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid's award-winning Tales from Beyond the Pale, now entering its sixth year, has produced over 40 audio dramas from a wide array of today's leading genre writers and directors. Season three was produced by Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, and Jenn Wexler.

    Great listen.

    I love this team, and i have personal favorites from their collection. This was okay, but it didn't live up to the standards I was expecting. The perf..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 29 2016 by Veeyah (Philippines)
  • 26
    Tales from Beyond the Pale: Guttermouth | Jeff Buhler

    Tales from Beyond the Pale: Guttermouth

    • ORIGINAL (29 mins)
    • By Jeff Buhler
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, Joshua Leonard, and others
    Overall
    (28)
    Performance
    (27)
    Story
    (27)

    "Guttermouth", written and directed by Jeff Buhler. Martin hears strange voices coming from the drain. Passion, obsession, and madness collide when he investigates. Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid's award-winning Tales from Beyond the Pale, now entering its sixth year, has produced over 40 audio dramas from a wide array of today's leading genre writers and directors. Season three was produced by Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, and Jenn Wexler.

    There are no reviews for this title yet.

  • 27
    Tales from Beyond the Pale: Little Nasties | Eric Red

    Tales from Beyond the Pale: Little Nasties

    • ORIGINAL (29 mins)
    • By Eric Red
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, Jill Zarin, and others
    Overall
    (31)
    Performance
    (31)
    Story
    (31)

    "Little Nasties", written and directed by Eric Red. Things are not quite as they seem when Heather Knox and her daughter, Bethany, arrive at a child beauty pageant after dark.... Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid's award-winning Tales from Beyond the Pale, now entering its sixth year, has produced over 40 audio dramas from a wide array of today's leading genre writers and directors. Season three was produced by Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, and Jenn Wexler.

    pretty Fun story

    had a good plot, the acting was well done... good gore spots.. fun stuff for the 30 minute run time

    Reviewed on March 13 2016 by Robert Candelora ()
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    Tales from Beyond the Pale: Cannibals | Joe Maggio

    Tales from Beyond the Pale: Cannibals

    • ORIGINAL (37 mins)
    • By Joe Maggio
    • Narrated By Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, Vincent D'Onofrio, and others
    Overall
    (35)
    Performance
    (35)
    Story
    (34)

    "Cannibals", written and directed by Joe Maggio. An embittered auteur encounters the young filmmaker who has been cannibalizing his work. A game of cat and mouse ensues. Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid's award-winning Tales from Beyond the Pale, now entering its sixth year, has produced over 40 audio dramas from a wide array of today's leading genre writers and directors. Season three was produced by Larry Fessenden, Glenn McQuaid, and Jenn Wexler.

    love this!

    i am in awe woth the talent these people jave at Tales From Beyond the Pale. i can guarantee that if you're a fan of horror and the mystical, and woul..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 14 2016 by Veeyah (Philippines)